"Insufflation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The act of blowing a powder, vapor, or gas into any body cavity for experimental, diagnostic, or therapeutic purposes.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Insufflation".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Insufflation".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Insufflation" by people in Profiles.
The use of carbon dioxide in gastrointestinal endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 May; 83(5):857-65.
Comparison of devices for newborn ventilation in the delivery room. J Pediatr. 2014 Aug; 165(2):234-239.e3.
Methods of luminal distention for colonoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Apr; 77(4):519-25.
Carbon dioxide insufflation during ERCP for reduction of postprocedure pain: a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial. Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 Aug; 70(2):278-83.
Immunological and toxicological implications of short-term studies in animals of pharmaceutical aerosol delivery to the lungs: relevance to humans. Crit Rev Ther Drug Carrier Syst. 2001; 18(4):387-431.